The table below looks at the statistics for Selenium skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Selenium over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Selenium
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 39 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing Selenium 22 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.29% 2.01% 2.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.66% 24.07% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 7
Median daily rate £438 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £369 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £866 £450 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £67.89 £55.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+23.43% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
93 54 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.90% 8.36% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 44
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 3
Median hourly rate £50.13 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.90% -5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

Selenium
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Selenium as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Selenium Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region.

Selenium Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Selenium across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Selenium Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Selenium
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Selenium within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 10 £438 -2.77% 3
Rickmansworth - 8 £313 -
Selenium
East of England

Selenium
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Selenium also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Selenium.

1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 33 (78.57%) Scrum
4 32 (76.19%) WebDriver
5 29 (69.05%) Java
6 26 (61.90%) BDD
7 25 (59.52%) Gherkin
8 24 (57.14%) Test Automation
8 24 (57.14%) JIRA
9 22 (52.38%) Finance
10 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (50.00%) TDD
10 21 (50.00%) ATDD
11 19 (45.24%) SoapUI
11 19 (45.24%) JBehave
11 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
11 19 (45.24%) Spring
12 18 (42.86%) JUnit
12 18 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
13 17 (40.48%) Confluence
13 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
14 16 (38.10%) Manual Testing
14 16 (38.10%) Kanban
14 16 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
14 16 (38.10%) Automation Testing
14 16 (38.10%) Open Source
15 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
15 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
16 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
16 14 (33.33%) Maven

Selenium
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (40.48%) Confluence
2 14 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.76%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) DB2
1 4 (9.52%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (85.71%) Cucumber
2 32 (76.19%) WebDriver
3 24 (57.14%) JIRA
4 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
4 19 (45.24%) JBehave
4 19 (45.24%) SoapUI
5 18 (42.86%) JUnit
6 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
7 14 (33.33%) Maven
8 9 (21.43%) JMeter
8 9 (21.43%) TeamCity
9 8 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (19.05%) FitNesse
10 7 (16.67%) NUnit
11 6 (14.29%) Robot Framework
12 5 (11.90%) Mockito
12 5 (11.90%) Moq
13 4 (9.52%) Appium
14 1 (2.38%) FishEye
14 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Automation Tester
1 15 (35.71%) Tester
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Java Automation Tester
3 7 (16.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 7 (16.67%) Selenium Tester
3 7 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Automation Test Lead
5 5 (11.90%) Test Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Developer in Test
6 4 (9.52%) Hybris Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Portfolio Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Portfolio Test Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) Gherkin
2 19 (45.24%) Spring
3 14 (33.33%) RESTful
4 11 (26.19%) Hibernate
5 8 (19.05%) J2EE
6 4 (9.52%) HTML
6 4 (9.52%) Web Services
6 4 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) Scrum
3 26 (61.90%) BDD
4 24 (57.14%) Test Automation
5 21 (50.00%) ATDD
5 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (50.00%) TDD
6 18 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
8 16 (38.10%) Automation Testing
8 16 (38.10%) Kanban
8 16 (38.10%) Manual Testing
8 16 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
8 16 (38.10%) Open Source
9 15 (35.71%) Software Testing
10 13 (30.95%) Automated Testing
10 13 (30.95%) Test Strategy
11 9 (21.43%) Functional Testing
11 9 (21.43%) System Testing
12 8 (19.05%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) Ruby
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) QA
2 4 (9.52%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Atlassian
2 8 (19.05%) hybris
3 4 (9.52%) IBM
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) Sonatype